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How Executive Information Systems Evolved Into Performance Dashboards Summary
Comparing executive information systems with performance dashboards, Craig Schiff states that the good news for business performance management is that now most vendors and many companies are getting it right.

Topics: Performance Management, Dashboards

by Craig Schiff | 2 comments
11-10-2009
A Business Intelligence Report is a “Thesis” that Requires Effective Writing Summary
Richard Herschel will offer his business intelligence students a new course on critical writing skills that are often lacking in recent graduates.

Topics: Business Intelligence

by Richard Herschel | 0 comments
11-09-2009
Why Do Industry Giants Get Caught Flat-Footed? Summary
Will some of the new, promising technologies take established industry giants by surprise? Bill Inmon thinks they might.

Topics: Data Warehousing, Business Intelligence, Metadata, Unstructured Data, Appliances

by Bill Inmon | 2 comments
11-05-2009
An Interview with Malcolm Gladwell Summary
In this interview with Lou Agosta, Malcolm Gladwell shares his views on Enron, the Wall Street meltdown and what it takes to get really good at something.

Topics: Information Management, Compliance
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by Lou Agosta | 1 comment
11-05-2009
Shewhart, Deming and Data Summary
Malcolm Chisholm says that a brief reprise of some of the ideas in Walter Shewhart's 1939 book is in order, along with W. Edwards Deming's comments, because they seem to relate not just to data quality, but to data itself.

Topics: Information Management, Data Management, Data Quality

by Malcolm Chisholm | 1 comment
11-04-2009
Predictive Modeling at the Transaction Level Summary
Terry Hipolito describes the implementation of a simple policy component to efficiently apply predictive and risk models into the work flow.

Topics: Data Warehousing, Data Modeling and Design, Predictive Analytics

by Terry Hipolito, Ph.D. | 0 comments
11-03-2009
Sales and Marketing Trends in Social Media, Engagement, Enterprise Marketing Management and Business Intelligence Summary
Larry Goldman shares his take-aways from the Gartner 2009 CRM Summit and the Alterian Engaging Times Summit.

Topics: Analytics, Business Intelligence, CRM
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by Larry Goldman | 0 comments
11-03-2009
What a Data Warehouse is Not Summary
What IS a data warehouse? Once and for all, Bill Inmon hopes to set the record straight.

Topics: Data Warehousing

by Bill Inmon | 5 comments
10-29-2009
Master Data Management Checklist #5: Data Quality Mechanics Summary
David Loshin reminds us that because master data management (MDM) is firmly rooted in data quality techniques, it is necessary to arm yourselves with the most appropriate tools for the job.

Topics: Information Management, Data Quality, Master Data Management (MDM), Data Profiling

by David Loshin | 1 comment
10-29-2009
Come and Get It! Making Business Intelligence More Consumable, Part 1 Summary
Business intelligence (BI) users are faced with problems on a scale hardly imagined just a few years ago. Responding to these problems requires an understanding of who the information workers are, what technologies work best for them and how to change their BI environments. In this first part of a three-part series, Claudia Imhoff and Colin White describe the history of information workers and discuss their characteristics.

Topics: Business Intelligence, Information Management, Analytics

by Claudia Imhoff, Colin White | 3 comments
10-27-2009
Tracking the Elusive Key Performance Indicator Summary
Bill Inmon gives the reasons for key performance indicator (KPI) restlessness.

Topics: Performance Management, KPI, Business Intelligence
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by Bill Inmon | 0 comments
10-22-2009
No Company is an Island – Beyond the Enterprise Summary
Tim Leonard looks at three innovative ideas to support the business that will truly add business value – media stream data warehouse, textual integration and voice data warehouse.

Topics: Data Warehousing, Analytics

by Timothy Leonard | 1 comment
10-22-2009
Cloud Computing for the Enterprise Summary
In Cyrus Golkar's interview with Chet Kapoor, Kapoor insists that now is the time for cloud computing.

Topics: SaaS (Software as a Service), Cloud Computing

by Cyrus Golkar | 0 comments
10-21-2009
An Easy Way for Mid-Market Companies to Get into the Business Intelligence Game Summary
Lyndsay Wise looks at the proliferation of dashboard use and the concept of using dashboards as a bridge between operational solutions and insight into business practices and data.

Topics: Business Intelligence

by Lyndsay Wise | 2 comments
10-20-2009
Practical Approaches to Data Quality Management in Business Intelligence and Performance Management Summary
John Thuma explains how fixing data quality at the source will enable businesses to grow, scale and reduce risk. Data quality management also means fewer silos, less reliance on expensive human talent and much less uncertainty.

Topics: Information Quality (IQ), Business Intelligence, Performance Management, Data Quality

by John Thuma | 2 comments
10-20-2009

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